The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £434 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
Ruby on Rails
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 82 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.86% 20.10% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 55
Median daily rate £430 £325 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Northamptonshire region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire